If You’ve Been Charged With Public Corruption, Hire a White Collar Crime Lawyer

Are you seeking a white collar crime lawyer to defend you in your public corruption case? The Law Offices of Robert J. DeGroot has over four decades of experience in defending our clients against white collar crime charges. What exactly is public corruption? According to the FBI , it’s one of their top priorities. Cornell University defines […]

The Top 3 Fictional Criminal Lawyers

At the Law Offices of Robert J. DeGroot, we work hard to be the best white collar crime lawyers in Newark, NJ. Are our lives of our team members as dramatic as they are on television? No. Thankfully they aren’t! Are criminal lawyers as entertaining in real life as they are on the small screen? […]

Hire a Criminal Lawyer for These Three White Collar Crimes

  If you’re in need of an experienced white collar crime lawyer in Newark, NJ, look no further than the Law Offices of Robert J. DeGroot. We have over 40 years of experience, so you can be sure that when you look to us for assistance during your difficult time, you’ll get the best help […]

What Makes Us Different From Other Criminal Lawyers in Newark, NJ?

There are a number of criminal lawyers in Newark, NJ. What makes the Law Offices of Robert J. Degroot different, you ask? We’ve got an experienced trial attorney who is surrounded with the best staff on the planet. Our associates and paralegals, along with attorney Robert Degroot will work hard to get you the outcome […]

Did Bernie Madoff Have a Good White Collar Crime Lawyer?

In a previous blog post, we told you all about Charles Ponzi and what a Ponzi scheme is. We’re going to continue along the same lines today with another criminal who could have used a good white collar crime lawyer. Although the Ponzi scheme dates back a ways, Bernie Madoff used the same scheme for […]

Have You Ever Heard of the Ponzi Scheme?

If you know anything about white collar crime, there’s a good chance you’ve heard of the infamous Ponzi scheme. The Ponzi scheme, named after Charles Ponzi (who also went by the names of Charles Bianchi, Charles Ponci, and Carlo Ponzi) set the standard when it comes to conmen. What is the Ponzi scheme? According to […]

How to Find a White Collar Crime Attorney

  At The Law Offices of Robert J. DeGroot, we know that finding a good white collar crime attorney can be a challenging task. Don’t worry; we’re here to help! We’ve come up with a helpful set of instructions that clients can use in order to track down an attorney so that they can secure […]

When To Hire a Bank Fraud Attorney

  What exactly is bank fraud and how do you know if you need to hire a bank fraud attorney? Well, according to federal law, bank fraud is when a person “knowingly executes, or attempts to execute a scheme or artifice to defraud a financial institution or to obtain any of the moneys, funds, credits, […]

Is White Collar Crime Portrayed Accurately on TV?

  Whether it’s on CSI, Law and Order, or the appropriately titled White Collar, there’s a lot of white collar crime being shown on television. Sometimes these criminals bring in a slick white collar crime lawyer who instantly gets them off the hook. You’ve seen the shows: The good-looking criminal scales a tall building, sneaks […]

Need to Protect Yourself Against White Collar Crime? Here Are a Few Steps.

  Protecting yourself against the white collar crime of debit card fraud can be tricky. Debit card fraud is currently at an all-time record which means that it’s important to know how to safeguard against would-be criminals. Know your ATM. If it’s not close to any street lights, it’s probably best to avoid that particular […]